Artwork Affiliation of Oswego to host members’ exhibit, smaller artwork sale, Raku Rendezvous | Arts and Enjoyment

OSWEGO — The Art Affiliation of Oswego has three forthcoming activities scheduled for July.

Initially will be the 31st yearly AAO Members’ Artwork Exhibition, which will be held from July 17 by means of Aug. 15. There is an open up get in touch with for associates of the regional neighborhood to post authentic artwork for inclusion in this display. Anyone who is a existing member of the AAO (or any person who will become a member) is suitable to enter a single or two artworks into the exhibition for a tiny rate.

New memberships can be organized at any time. Membership information and the entry kinds for this exhibition are accessible at

Artwork for this exhibition will be hung in the Timothy McHenry Gallery on the second floor of the Art Middle and can be outlined for sale. The clearly show will be on display in the course of normal gallery hrs, all through theater performances and through any Art Affiliation classes and workshops

A range of prizes will be awarded, like money and a solo clearly show award for 2022. The prompt topic of this year’s members’ demonstrate is fireplace, which is open up to inventive interpretation. This thematic factor is not mandatory, but it does qualify function for a special prize.

Entry and dropoff of artwork is scheduled from 10 a.m. to midday on Saturday, July 10, at the Oswego Civic Arts Middle. The opening reception for this show will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 17. This event is free of charge and open up to the public. Music and refreshments are prepared.

In conjunction with the initial weekend of the members’ display, there will be two fundraising gatherings … a little artwork show and sale in the Jo Hyse gallery on the initial flooring of the Art Centre and an out of doors ceramics occasion named the Raku Rendezvous.

The little art demonstrate and sale will be open up on July 17 and 18 only for the duration of gallery hrs. Modest-scale artworks no larger than 10 inches in any way, produced by nearby artists, will be bought straight off the wall for prices of $20 or less.

Just outdoors the Civic Arts Centre on Sunday, July 18, there will be another installment of the Raku Rendezvous fundraiser, tying correct into this year’s theme of hearth. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the public is invited to invest in and glaze a ceramic vessel and then to fireplace it to a pearlescent finish as a result of the raku system … or just come and look at the entertaining.

The Oswego Civic Arts Center is found at the northernmost stop of East Fourth Road in Oswego, immediately across from Historic Fort Ontario. Regular gallery hrs are from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays, and from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sundays. For far more info pay a visit to or cellular phone 315-216-6782.

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